On November 17th, join survivors of suicide loss around the world. If you’ve lost someone to suicide, you are not alone! Join other suicide loss survivors on 11/17 for #SurvivorDay. All #SurvivorDay events will show an AFSP produced documentary that offers a message of growth, #resilience and #connection. Learn more at afsp.org/survivorday
In support of Survivor Day, here are a handful dates and events in support of the day.
- Wednesday, November 7 at 1 PM EST – Join a Facebook Live Discussion on Healing After Suicide Loss hosted by Director of Loss and Healing, Brandon English, and Sarah Ash, who is featured in the new documentary. Tune in on Facebook through @AFSPNational
- Monday, November 12 from 1-2 PM EST – Join an AFSP Twitter Chat on the topic of healing after a suicide loss; and hosted by VP of Programs Dr. Doreen Marshall. Follow along on Twitter using #SurvivorDay
- Wednesday, November 14 at 1 PM EST – Join “Ask Dr. Jill” on Healing After Suicide Loss: A Facebook Live Event with VP of Research Dr. Jill Harkavy-Friedman and moderator Brett Wean, senior communications writer, take questions on healing after a suicide loss. The event is part of our ongoing bimonthly “Ask Dr. Jill” series, presented in partnership with The Mighty. Tune into Facebook through @AFSPNational
- Saturday, Nov 17 at 4:30 PM EST – SURVIVOR DAY IS HERE! If you are unable to join an event in person, you can tune into Facebook through @AFSPNational for a special SURVIVOR DAY LIVE event hosted by Shannon Donnick, manager of loss and healing, along with another special guest
Local resources for survivors of suicide loss are as follows: